HPV vaccine prevents infection with human HPV types that are associated with many cancers, including:
- cervical cancer in females,
- vaginal and vulvar cancers in females,
- anal cancer in females and males,
- throat cancer in females and males, and penile cancer in males.
In addition, HPV vaccine prevents infection with HPV types that cause genital warts in both females and males.
*2 doses of HPV vaccine should be administered at 0 and 6 months or within a year following doctor’s instructions.
HPV types 6, 11, 16, 18, 31, 33, 45, 52, and 58